Tag: Kelihos


FBI allays some critics with first use of new mass-hacking warrant

April 25, 2017

Via: ArsTechnica

Mass hacking seems to be all the rage currently. A vigilante hacker apparently slipped secure code into vulnerable cameras and other insecure networked objects in the “Internet of Things” so that bad guys can’t corral those devices into an army […]


US dismantles Kelihos botnet after Russian hacker’s arrest

April 11, 2017

Via: CIO

The arrest last week of a Russian man in Spain was apparently for his role in a massive spam botnet and not related to an ongoing investigation into foreign tampering with last year’s U.S. election. The botnet, called Kelihos, has […]